Sandals Emerald Bay

Sandals Emerald Bay

A sprawling island retreat, Sandals Emerald Bay Great Exuma, on the Bahama out-island of Great Exuma, occupies a sublime one-mile-long stretch of beach. Not only does the resort have its own amphitheater for live shows and entertainment, it also has a world-class, deep water marina that can accommodate yachts up to 240 feet. Guests can also enjoy personal butler service and a Tour Desk that can arrange a variety of tours and adventures.

Guests choosing the all-inclusive Sandals Emerald Bay will enjoy a luxurious experience, as this 5-star resort is one of the premier places in the entire Caribbean. One of the many impressive attributes here is the excellent variety of outdoor activities you'll find, along with their superb dining options and waterfront location.

Situated on the island of Great Exuma, close to Blow Hole Cay, Sandals Emerald Bay, an all-inclusive complex, is a great choice for travelers interested in staying on this beautiful island. In case you're wondering, the center of George Town is 12 miles (19 kilometers) to the southeast.


Each of the 249 suites and villas are decorated in elegant British colonial decor, and feature views of either the ocean or the beachfront.

Since the property has a total of 249 rooms, Sandals Emerald Bay is a expansive place to stay. Abundant features and plenty of on-site activity make this super-sized property a hit with visitors who crave constant entertainment.

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Activities and Amenities

Known for its challenging fairways and coastline holes, the Sandals Emerald Reef Golf Club was designed by gold legend Greg Norman.

Red Lane® Spa at Emerald Bay takes advantage of two-story ocean views. Guests can relax in over 20 treatment areas and outdoor gardens while enjoying Dermalogica® treatments and products.

Sandals Emerald Bay Great Exuma is for adults only. Click here to read more.

The list below identifies some other amenities:

  • Canoeing
  • Sailing
  • Exercise Equipment
  • Kayaking
  • Scuba Diving
  • Snorkeling

If you have your heart set on a particular activity, don't hesitate to contact the location because these details can sometimes change. To find out more about the types of activities that Sandals Emerald Bay has to offer, click here.


The resort has five restaurants on the property. Il Cielo offers charming and filling Tuscan dishes. Barefoot by the Sea is literally a barefoot restaurant serving up seafood for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. The Drunken Duck Pub is a traditional English-style pub full of great beer, open from 4pm until 2am. Bahama Bay offers up Mediterranean dishes for breakfast and lunch. Finally, Gordon's Pizzeria has a traditional wood-fired oven that turns out gourmet pizzas.

In addition to on-site dining, guests looking to find extra culinary diversity might also think about the area's other nearby restaurants. Those staying at Sandals Emerald Bay will find a few solid places to eat within reach of these accommodations. It can be a time-saver to pick out a few restaurants in the area that are worth trying, even though Sandals Emerald Bay does have some tempting choices of their own. Click here for a more detailed discussion about food in this area.


Guests will find a small number of attractions located within a short distance of Sandals Emerald Bay. Some of the closest attractions are Blue Ade Underwater Cave and Moriah Harbour Cay. Since this resort is directly on Emerald Bay Beach, it's a perfect fit for sun-bathers and watersports fanatics. Beyond the lodging, Three Sisters Beach offers another area to explore.

One of the closest areas to the resort is George Town. When you seek to broaden your horizons, escape for a day trip to a nearby town or two and some important attractions along the way.

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Contact Info

Location: Great Exuma

Phone: (888) 726-3257



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